AMES, Iowa - Construction crews continue to make significant progress this spring to Iowa State's $8 million basketball practice facility, located on two acres of land on the west side of Ames. Since the last update, crews have enclosed both gyms and are working on framing the second level.
The facility is located near the interesection of Mortensen Road and South Dakota Avenue. The land was donated to the Iowa State University Foundation for the facility by local developer Dickson Jensen. The facility is tenatively scheduled to be completed in Sept. 2009.